Associate Degrees

Accounting

Accountants and auditors prepare, analyze and verify financial reports and data that furnish this essential information to their companies.

Management

Students will learn about business technology and the techniques of management.

Marketing

Marketing students develop skills in sales, advertising, and marketing research.

Dental Hygiene

The Dental Hygiene program includes instruction in principles of preventive oral care, including teaching patients self-care, examining patients’ head and neck areas for abnormal health status, nutritional counseling, smoking cessation, applying sealants to the grooves of patients’ teeth, producing diagnostically acceptable dental radiographs (X-rays), managing pain and anxiety, removing deposits from patients’ teeth with scaling procedures and managing health information.

Health Information Management

In the Health Information Management program at Midlands Technical College, the student will become skilled in health information systems and procedures.

Medical Laboratory Technology

Medical laboratory technicians provide a wide range of information for physicians to use in diagnosis and treatment.

Nursing (ADN)

The Associate Degree Nursing program is designed to incorporate a base of biological and social sciences with the knowledge and skills necessary for the practice of nursing in the Registered Nurse (RN) role.

Physical Therapist Assistant

The Physical Therapist Assistant is a skilled technical healthcare worker who carries out patient treatment programs under the supervision of a physical therapist.

Radiologic Technology

Radiographers (X-ray technologists) assist radiologists (MDs) in performing examinations of the body to rule out or confirm and identify fractures or disease.

Respiratory Care

Respiratory Care is a health specialty relating to the diagnosis, treatment, preventive and rehabilitative care of individuals suffering from deficiencies, diseases and abnormalities affecting the process of breathing.

Architectural Engineering Technology

Architectural engineering Technicians assist architects, engineers, and contractors.

Civil Engineering Technology

Civil Engineering Technology graduates play a major role in the design and construction of airports, bridges, highways, pipelines, and water and sewage systems.

Electronics Engineering Technology

Electronics engineering technicians combine practical hands-on skills with a theoretical approach to repairing, maintaining, and troubleshooting electronics equipment including computers, PLCs, electronic instruments and control devices.

Mechanical Engineering Technology

The Mechanical Engineering Technology program provides students with the opportunity to enter the engineering technology field as a Mechanical Technician, Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CAD) technician, or as an associate to a Nuclear Auxiliary Operator.

Certificate

Entrepreneurship

Individuals who want to start their own companies need a solid background in business, economics, marketing and management.

Cardiac Care Technician

The Cardiac Care Technician certificate will provide a foundation in health care careers, communication, soft skills, computers, and anatomy and physiology.

Community Pharmacy Technician

The Community Pharmacy Technician Certificate provides pharmacy technician training with an application to community practice.

Computed Tomography

The Computed Tomography Certificate is an advanced certificate and requires entering students to have completed an accredited radiologic technology, radiation therapy or nuclear medicine program.

Medical Assisting

Medical assistants perform a wide range of duties in physicians’ offices, clinics and emergency medical centers.

Medical Record Coder

The medical record coder is a health information specialist trained to assign diagnostic and procedural codes, applying classification systems for optimal reimbursement in a variety of health care settings.

Nuclear Medicine Technology

Nuclear medicine technologists are trained in the safe handling and application of radioactive materials for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the medical field.

Nursing Assistant

The Nursing Assistant certificate will provide a foundation in health care careers, communication, soft skills, computers, and anatomy and physiology.

Phlebotomy

The Phlebotomy certificate will provide a foundation in health care careers, communication, soft skills, computers, and anatomy and physiology. Students will develop the basic skills necessary to perform phlebotomy procedures utilized in hospital settings, clinical facilities, and physician’s offices.

Pre-Dental Hygiene Certificate

The Pre-Dental Hygiene Certificate curriculum is Phase I of the two-phase Dental Hygiene program and consists of the 36 hours of general education courses required for the Dental Hygiene curriculum.

Pre-Health Care Certificate

The Pre-Health Care certificate program is designed for students seeking admission to Health Science programs.

Pre-Health Information Management Certificate

Responsible for completing and maintaining all patient medical records, while seeing that all records in the facility maintain confidential.

Pre-Medical Laboratory Technology

Perform routine and specialized tests to develop data for the diagnosis and treatment of patients.

Pre-Nursing

The Pre-Nursing certificate provides a structured curriculum for those students seeking to qualify for nursing without testing.

Pre-Occupational Therapy Assistant Certificate

Occupational Therapy’s purpose is to promote improvement of health and self-sufficiency. The field involves evaluating patients’ abilities and disabilities and establishing goals and methods of treatment.

Pre-Physical Therapist Assistant Certificate

The Physical Therapist Assistant is a skilled technical health-care worker who carries outpatient treatment programs under the supervision of a physical therapist.

Pre-Respiratory Care Certificate

This certificate is Phase I of a two-phase Respiratory Care program. The certificate includes all the general education and related courses (English, math, anatomy and physiology, integrated science, etc.)

Alternate Energy Technology Principles

The Alternate Energy Technology Principles Certificate is a two-semester (24 credit hour) program that addresses the fundamentals of alternate energy technology.

Architectural Computer Graphics

The Architectural Computer Graphics Certificate is a two-semester (21 credit hour) program that addresses the basics of architectural drafting.

Architectural Design Technology

The Architectural Design Technology Certificate is a two-semester program that addresses the basics of architectural design methodology.

Architectural Systems and Codes

The Architectural System and Codes Certificate is a two-semester program that addresses the basics of architectural systems and the concepts of “designing to code.”

Chemical Process Technology

Chemical Technology

The Chemical Technology certificate (CHT) is a three-semester (two regular semesters and one summer session) program that prepares students for employment as technicians playing a major role in the synthesis, manufacture, and analysis of engineered materials, and basic chemical constituents and intermediates.

Computer-Aided Design

The main purpose of the design process is to create sets of drawings that provide all the information required to build and assemble mechanical parts and buildings.

Construction Engineering Technology

The Construction Engineering Technology Certificate is a 25-credit-hour program that addresses the following: principles of engineering project management, engineering properties and testing procedures for construction materials, contract documents and legal concepts, material quantity and cost estimating, surveying, plans and specifications, and highway design.

Engineering Science

The Engineering Science Certificate is designed for students desiring to transfer to an engineering program at a four-year institution but who do not necessarily desire an Associate in Science Degree from Midlands Technical College.

Environmental and Economic Design

The Environmental and Economic Design Certificate is a two-semester advanced program that addresses the fundamentals of energy efficient and environmentally friendly design methodology.

Environmental Systems Technology

The Environmental Systems Technology Certificate is a two-semester program that covers the fundamentals of analytical instrumentation, water treatment principles, and environmental systems technology.

Geomatics

The Geomatics certificate is a two-semester program that addresses the fundamentals of land surveying and geomatics (modern surveying practice with the application of the Geographic Information System (GIS) and Global Positioning System (GPS).

Low Impact Land Development

The Low Impact Land Development/Sustainable Construction certificate is a two-semester program that addresses the following: principles of low impact development including best management practices (BMP) for development conservation, impact and control of storm water runoff and non-point source pollution, computer design for residential and commercial land use applications, concepts of holistic construction, alternative transportation options, water conservation, environmental building design, and the LEED rating system for the civil engineering aspects of project development.

Manufacturing Process Technology

Mechanical Systems Dynamics

The Mechanical Systems Dynamics Certificate is a two-semester (24 credit hour) program that addresses the fundamentals of dynamic mechanical systems and related industrial skills.

Diploma

Expanded Duty Dental Assisting

The Expanded Duty Dental Assisting program includes instruction in restorative dentistry and preventive oral care, including teaching patients oral self-care, applying sealants to the grooves of patients’ teeth, taking impressions of teeth, producing diagnostically acceptable dental radiographs (X-rays), polishing teeth and fillings, assisting the dentist, preparing the filling materials, scheduling patients, managing health information and monitoring nitrous oxide.

Pharmacy Technician

The Pharmacy Technician program teaches students proper pharmacy operations under the supervision of registered pharmacists.

Practical Nursing (PN)

The Practical Nursing program is designed to help students develop basic nursing skills in medical, surgical, obstetrical and pediatric nursing.

Surgical Technology

Surgical Technologists work in cooperation with surgeons and other healthcare professionals to deliver safe, direct patient care during all phases of surgery.